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Semenya wins second Commonwealth Games gold to make history

World and former Olympic champion Sally Pearson featured in all the promotional material as the local girl at the game, but withdrew before the program started with an injury. "If I had left them behind they might not have pushed". It was a great fig...

Flyers will likely use same lineup for Game 2 in Pittsburgh

He deserves props for coming back so soon after such an extensive surgery, but his reflexes aren't there yet. "A big part in the playoffs is to get better every game and to adjust, and that's the way we have to look at it". He seemed to downplay the ...

Dallas Cowboys and Dez Bryant part ways

And, frankly, even though Bryant has played for the Cowboys in one form or another going back to his college days at Oklahoma State, it was time for him ride out of Dallas. After all, the last time the Cowboys made a hard decision with a star p...

Joel Embiid Won't Play in Game 1

Philadelphia rampaged to the No. 3 seed in the East, closing the season on a franchise-record 16-game winning streak to overtake Cleveland and also avoid a potential showdown with LeBron James and the Cavaliers until the conference finals.

Redskins cornerback Josh Norman goes 'Dancing with the Stars'

Nagasu and Rippon will be partnered with Alan Bersten and Jenna Johnson , respectively. Harding, whose career and connection to the 1994 attack on Nancy Kerrigan was dramatized in the recent film I, Tonya , will be partnered with Sasha Farbe...

Manchester City Sergio Aguero out of Spurs trip

City will hope to halt a run of three straight defeats as they look to wrap up the league title. Guardiola revealed Aguero complained about the injury after his side's 2-1 Champions League defeat at the hands of Liverpool. "He made a huge effort ...

For group of Tribe seniors, NFL Draft hopes abound

Some of the best non-QBs in this year's draft are PSU running back Saquon Barkley , Notre Dame offensive guard Quenton Nelson , N.C. State edge defender Bradley Chubb , Georgia linebacker Roquan Smith and Alabama defensive back Minkah Fitzpa...

Knicks intend to reach out to Villanova's Jay Wright about coaching job

From Wright's perspective, it would be unquestionably lucrative to jump to the Knicks (with his stock never higher than it is today) and, if things went well, he could own the city of NY. Vogel didn't get any breaks this season, as Magic players comb...

Ronaldo interrupts Buffon's interview to hug him after clash

Real Madrid will now play Bayern Munich, Liverpool or AS Roma in the semi-final after Cristiano Ronaldo stepped up and converted the penalty, beating substitute 'keeper Wojciech Szczesny in the 97th minute. Referee Michael Oliver pointed to the ...

Hulu Is Now the Official Sponsor of the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs

All those channels are available with Hulu Live. The company's agreement with the NHL comes shortly after Google's YouTube TV sealed a deal to become the first ever presenting sponsor for the National Basketball Association (NBA) Finals , adding t...

Masters runner-up Fowler: 'I'm ready to win'

First there was Rory McIlroy , trying to complete the career Grand Slam on the game's grandest stage. The hiatus left him feeling nostalgic during his walk to the 18th green. Open". "I walked up to the first tee and had a really welcoming cheer ...

Kane awarded contentious goal in Spurs' Stoke win

Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane has been awarded with his side's second goal in their 2-1 win over Stoke City . The Tottenham forward insists he got the faintest of touches on what turned out to be the victor in Spurs' 2-1 victory at St...

Khloe Kardashian 'having early contractions as family jets to Cleveland'

As previously reported, Kris Jenner and Kim Kardashian are on their way to Cleveland [VIDEO ]to tend to Khloe , who appears to be going into early labor . She wrote: "I'm pregnant too since everything out here". But it continues on. In a...

Juve, Buffon slams 'inadequate' Michael Oliver: 'His heart is a trash bin'

Juve had drawn level on aggregate with a stirring comeback from a 3-0 first leg loss in Turin only for Cristiano Ronaldo to step up after a long delay to smash the penalty home and send the holders through. Morata is believed not to be having his d...

Betts Leads Sox In 14-1 Rout Of Yanks

He also hit a two-run double in the 13th inning to help the Red Sox defeat the Marlins earlier that week. "I need to see video to see what's going on, if there is anything going on". But you'd best believe New Yorkers were NOT happy Tuesday night. ...

Akani Simbine makes Commonwealth Games history with 100m gold

Now it seems even that achievement is up for grabs, as certain images show Blake's foot apparently infringing the boundaries of his lane. Makwala, who was barred from competing in the world championships' 400 final in London past year over illness ...

Donald Trump tells Nick Saban LSU 'shouldn't have let you go'

Trump mentioned a number of Alabama players by name, including starting quarterback Jalen Hurts , who the president said "displayed incredible poise and leadership". "Down 13-0 at halftime to a great Georgia team, these champions fought back as th...

IPL 2018 Match 4 SRH vs RR

The fourth match of Indian Premier League is between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Rajasthan Royals . David Warner's absence will be felt the most in SRH's batting side and so Shikhar Dhawan will be under extra pressure to perform. He made it ...

Roma upset Barcelona, Liverpool demolish City

Goals from Edin Dzeko , Daniele De Rossi and Kostas Manolas helped the Romans advance to the semifinals via the away goals tiebreaker, less than a week after losing 4-1 at the Camp Nou. He may not have the stamina to play three times a week, but...

Simbine upsets Blake to win 100m gold

Blake struggled for balance after a messy start and finished with the bronze in a time of 10.19 seconds, after qualifying fastest with a time of 10.06 in the semifinals. "The 100m is an event of who's got the biggest ego and who can handle the ego th...

Pat Shurmur: Odell Beckham Jr. wants to be great

And until he shows up on the field in the fall (with the Giants or anyone), that speculation will continue. "I'm not overthinking this, he said . I'm glad he's here today". So was Eli Manning. An attorney for Beckham described the laws...

Toy Story 4 gets official release date for summer 2019

Toy Story 4 director Josh Cooley confirms the sequel is still on track to make its previously scheduled June 2019 release date. His caption emphatically states " JUNE 21, 2019 ", meaning that's when the movie will release. "We don't do things just...

Barca unsure whether they'll bench Messi this weekend

Keeping his free-kick aside, his other two goals came because of two quality passes. After starting on the bench last weekend, Messi returned to the starting line up while Andre Gomes was handed a surprising start. "Without Neymar we are more b...

Geoffrey Rush 'housebound' following inappropriate behaviour allegation

The Oscar-winner sued Sydney tabloid The Daily Telegraph for defamation in February over articles detailing a complaint first made public by the Sydney Theatre Company (STC) previous year. Ms Chrysanthou told the court that when speaking to the...

Kyle Busch picks up win at Texas

The No. 18 Toyota led 116 of the 334 laps at the 1 1/2-mile track. He was passed on the first lap by teammate Harvick, who got into the low preferred line around the track as Busch went high. And those are the races that Busch gets most upset about l...

Pogba and Mkhitaryan were offered to Manchester City in January, claims Guardiola

Upon being asked for his opinion on Pogba, with whom he will come face-to-face during the Manchester derby on Saturday evening, Guardiola was full of praise for the French midfielder but admitted that the funds simply weren't available to bring Pog...

Orioles overcome 5-run deficit, stop Yankees 8-7 in 12 innings

If there is a bright side, he entered the day with a 133 OPS+ thanks to his slugging performance - five of his seven knocks have been of the extra-base variety, including three home runs. Fellow future Hall of Famer Dave Winfield hit only one home ru...

Conte rues more missed chances for Chelsea

I think the big thing in Deco's [Declan's] game is not to be causing any goals; not being at fault. "We came out here today with a a point and that's massive for us going into the last six games of the season", Rice added. Eden Hazard's indiffere...

'Thug' Rose Namajunas, The New UFC Strawweight Queen

It was Namajunas' first career knockout win. Jedrzejczyk played the long game, chopping away at the legs of the champion in hopes she would slow down. Rose probably broke Joanna's nose in the fifth round and finished closing her eye up, as she was la...

Guardiola set to come up short again in Champions League

Guardiola's current contract expires next summer but he said to be keen to stay and build on this impressive season, with City close to winning the Premier League. The pre-match scenes at Liverpool last night were marred by fans attacking Manchest...

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Eden Hazard blames himself for the sack of Mourinho at Chelsea

Three years on, though, Hazard has said he would love to work with Mourinho again one day and revealed what he messaged him after his departure in December, 2015. Hazard has a...

Djokovic outguns Anderson in Shanghai

Defeat for Federer means he can't defend the title he won past year and he will also drop to No 3 in the world rankings after Novak Djokovic supplanted him by reaching the final...

Argentina legend Maradona blasts compatriot Lionel Messi's leadership

Manchester City chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak has revealed that the Premier League champions offered to triple Lionel Messi's wages in an unsuccessful attempt to bring the Barcel...

Roger Federer makes shaky start to Shanghai defence

Earlier, eighth seed Alize Cornet went down to Thailand's Luksika Kumkhum after a drama-filled clash which saw both players struggle to hold their serve. The account of the meeting...

Red Sox eliminate rival Yankees, advance to ALCS

Umpire Angel Hernandez - who had four plays reviewed at first base in the first four innings of Game 3 on Monday night, three of which were overturned - didn't get any better T...

Empty stands a sad sight for Croatia’s Dalic in England stalemate

The Three Lions were outclassed by Croatia in the semi-final, in large past thanks to the play of midfielders Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic . "I don't know who it is good for". D...

Egypt assistant delivers positive verdict on Salah’s injury

Liverpool entered the global break third in the Premier League, level on points with Manchester City and Chelsea but behind them by virtue of their slightly inferior goal differe...

Shubhankar Sharma four shots behind leader

Two-time tournament victor , Justin Thomas , is the 5/1 favourite to win the CIMB Classic, followed by another dual champion in Ryan Moore , who can be backed at 12/1 (six places...

Fight Wilder and fury could not take place

Talking exclusively to Express Sport, trainer Nelson revealed his belief in the young heavyweight, claiming Bakole would take on any of the "big three" in his next fight. Fury is h...

Jadon Sancho responds when asked about £100m Tottenham, Liverpool rumour

Preston North End loanee Lukas Nmecha is encouraged to see youth being given its chance in the England squad in the shape of Jadon Sancho and Mason Mount. "I knew about Theo Walc...

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Henry to raid Arsenal for Kwame Ampadu

Henry to raid Arsenal for Kwame Ampadu

Reports out of France and England have stated that the Arsenal legend is the favorite to be named the new manager of Monaco , after the club on the French Riviera sacked manage...

Khabib meets Putin: Russian president congratulates UFC champ on ‘worthy’ victory

Khabib meets Putin: Russian president congratulates UFC champ on ‘worthy’ victory

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has met Russian President Vladimir Putin, with the leader congratulating Nurmagomedov on his win over Conor McGregor - which Putin ...

Thunder-Bolt strikes twice for Mariners

Thunder-Bolt strikes twice for Mariners

He had missed a chance with his head in the opening 45 minutes, but he did get a second late on taking advantage of a defensive mixup to tap into an open goal . Bolt headed a McC...

It's not right! Saha hits out at Pogba's Mourinho comments

It's not right! Saha hits out at Pogba's Mourinho comments

The 25-year-old midfielder played a big part in Les Bleus' campaign in Russian Federation , scoring a goal in the final as Didier Deschamps' side beat Croatia 4-2 to lift the cov...

Predicted Indian squad for Australia Tests

Predicted Indian squad for Australia Tests

Another surprise was the exclusion of both Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar who featured for India in the Asia Cup. Thakur returned to the squad after recovering and playing...

Giants cut Ereck Flowers after tumultuous struggles

Giants cut Ereck Flowers after tumultuous struggles

The Giants could promote tackle Brian Mihalik from the practice squad to serve as an emergency swing tackle with center/guard Spencer Pulley serving as an extra lineman and jumbo...

Jay Ajayi: Eagles Playcalling vs. Vikings 'Doesn't Make Sense to Me'

Jay Ajayi: Eagles Playcalling vs. Vikings 'Doesn't Make Sense to Me'

But Wentz was called for intentional grounding and coach Doug Pederson elected not to let Jake Elliott try a 58-yarder. It can be as simple as not taking an 8-yard sack on firs...

Kanye West loves - and hugs

Kanye West loves - and hugs

He told Trump he had stopped a potential war with North Korea. On Oct. 1, West - who prefers to be called "Ye" although no one calls him that that - also told TMZ he was going ...

Prison reform, Chicago violence on menu for Kanye-Trump White House lunch

Prison reform, Chicago violence on menu for Kanye-Trump White House lunch

When Mr. West stopped his monologue for a moment, the president commented, "I'll tell you what, that was pretty impressive". "That was quite something". "We are cheating on our c...